bromocriptine

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bro·mo·crip·tine

 (brō′mō-krĭp′tēn)
n.
An ergot alkaloid, C32H40BrN5O5, that is a dopamine antagonist and is used in its mesylate form to treat Parkinson's disease, acromegaly, and excessive prolactin secretion, and to reduce the size of certain pituitary tumors.

[bromo- + (ergo)cryptine, an ergot alkaloid (from German Ergokryptin : Ergo(t), ergot + Greek kruptos, hidden; see cryptic + -in, -in).]

bromocriptine

(ˌbrəʊməʊˈkrɪptiːn)
n
a dopamine agonist drug which blocks the release of prolactin from the pituitary gland, used in the treatment of Parkinson's disease
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bromocriptine

n bromocriptina
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Bromocriptine mesylate is different from conventional bromocriptine preparation used in the treatment of hyperprolactinaemia and Parkinson's disease.
7] In a randomized provocative study by Schwartz, insulin-treated T2DM patients were given high-dose bromocriptine mesylate for 12 weeks.
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Octreotide Acetate Injection, a Somatostatin Analog, is indicated to reduce blood levels of growth hormone and IGF-I (somatomedin C) in acromegaly patients who have had inadequate response to or cannot be treated with surgical resection, pituitary irradiation, and bromocriptine mesylate at maximally tolerated doses, concluded the company.
The clinical management of this episode of NMS was similar to that used in the first episode--antipsychotic medication was stopped and she was given supportive and symptomatic treatment--but this time she was also treated with bromocriptine mesylate 10 mg/d.
c) Dopamine receptor agonists like bromocriptine mesylate and dantrolene (a muscle relaxant) can be used when attempting to reintroduce anti-psychotic medications, a process that should be closely monitored.
Bromocriptine mesylate salt and metoclopramide hydrochloride were purchased from Sigma (Milan, Italy).
Bromocriptine mesylate for prevention of postpartum lactation.
Bromocriptine mesylate is a quick release formulation of bromocriptine.
4] Bromocriptine mesylate is one such drug that upregulates hypothalamic dopaminergic tone reducing insulin resistance and improving glucose tolerance.